3 items from 2017
WWE are pretty notorious about sending cease and desist letters to anyone even slightly encroaching on their intellectual property. The reason Cody Rhodes just goes by ‘Cody’ in all his post-wwe appearances is because WWE actually own the ‘Cody Rhodes’ name.
So global makeup brand Maybelline better watch out, after Sasha Banks exposed their ‘Lash Like A Boss’ campaign on Twitter below…
What the gimmick infringement is this @Maybelline ????? @JudgeJudy @DrPhil pic.twitter.com/b2306QGLWA
— notorious Sb (@SashaBanksWWE) February 19, 2017
Good that she copied in respected legal institutions Judge Judy and Doctor Phil there.
WWE has their big television shows Raw and Smackdown, but each brand also tours live events throughout the week that aren’t broadcast. They’re purely for those in attendance, and are thus called house shows. These are the perfect environments to work out storylines, try out new gimmicks and practice big spots before doing them on television or pay-per-view. »
- Oli Davis
The professional wrestler known as the bearded nefarious character “The Russian Bear” Ivan Koloff is dead. He was 74.
The news was confirmed in a statement released by the WWE: “WWE is saddened to learn that Ivan Koloff, best known to the WWE Universe as one of Bruno Sammartino’s most bitter rivals, has passed away,” part of the statement reads. His cause of death was reportedly liver cancer.
The news comes one day after it was announced that former WWE star George “The Animal” Steele had died. Wrestling legends mourned Koloff’s death, including Hulk Hogan who wrote on Twitter, “Rip Ivan Koloff, it’s been a tough week, Chavo, Nicole Bass, George Steel, Ivan and Marty Prince, I would feel helpless if not for my faith.”
Koloff was born as Oreal Perras in Montreal, Quebec, Canada and raised in rural Ontario. At 18 years old he left high school to join wrestling school with hopes of becoming »
- Seth Kelley
Ivan Koloff, knowing among wrestling fans as “The Russian Bear,” has died. He was 74.
Koloff had been battling liver cancer and was in need of “urgent medical care,” according to a Go Fund Me page set up by his daughter, Rachel Marley, on Feb. 2.
“My dad was diagnosed with liver disease about 10 years ago and while he has been living with it, he chose not to make this announcement public to his fans and friends,” she wrote. “But doctors are now saying that his liver function is getting worse day by day and it will continue to. There are no »
- Dave Quinn
3 items from 2017
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